GOST promotes Brian Kane to chief technology officer

Global Ocean Security Technologies announced Thursday the promotion of Brian Kane to chief technology officer. “Brian was one of the founders of GOST over 12 years ago and is the backbone of our organization,” said Jay Keenan, president and CEO, GOST. “He has been involved in every aspect of our product lines including developing our …
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Boatsetter names Pablo Videl chief marketing officer

Boatsetter, an international peer-to-peer boat-sharing marketplace, has appointed Pablo Vidal, the former global brand and marketing director of Telefonica, to serve as its new chief marketing officer. Vidal brings aboard more than 18 years of marketing experience on Fortune 100/500 companies and six years as CMO for LG Electronics both in Europe and Latin America […]
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Taylor Made Group president and chief operating officer Andy Jobbins announces retirement

GLOVERSVILLE, N.Y. – The Taylor Made Group has announced that President and Chief Operating Officer Andy Jobbins will retire at the close of the company’s current fiscal year, effective October 1. Jobbins was promoted to his current position in 2010 after serving as trend marine products managing director and Taylor Made Group’s international managing director. […]
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Retired Coast Guard Chief takes the helm at TowBoatUS Cape Cod

ONSET, Mass. – Capt. Shawn Brule, who retired from the U.S. Coast Guard last August after 22 years of service, is the new owner of TowBoatUS Cape Cod, an on-water towing and assistance service for recreational boaters. “I’ve always known I would own a boat towing company at some point in my life,” said Brule, […]
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David Foulkes named new chief technology officer at Brunswick

Mercury’s vice president of product development will be adding the chief technology officer title to his responsibilities, Brunswick Corp. announced Friday. David M. Foulkes, has been promoted to the new position of chief technology officer, but also will retain his current responsibilities as vice president – product development, engineering and racing for Mercury Marine, Brunswick’s […]
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